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Date Tuesday  7/30/2013
End Date
Group State CMC
Event Title Ouray Perimeter Trail ISO 2013 hike
Start Time 9:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader J. Peter Laux
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Moderate A
Trail Mileage 5
Elevation Gain 800
Driving Distance 40


Ouray Perimeter Trail. Ouray has a new trail around the town that connects many of the scenic and historic sites contributing to this area being called "the Switzerland of America!" We will carpool from our campground to Ouray Visitors' Center on west side of Hwy 550 at north end of town. Perimeter Trail make a loop around the town from there. We will exit the loop at Queen Street and return to starting point on Main Street through downtown Ouray.

For more info Contact

J. Peter Laux;;  home 303-388-4659; cell 303-246-7556


Some sections of this trail are steep, and there are several flights of steps. The tunnel is not long.